Canadian Authors Association Award

Given by Canadian Authors Association

Other Names: CAA Award, Canadian Authors Fred Kerner Award, Fred Kerner Award
132 Works / 133 Items 47,169 Books 1,687 Reviews ½ 3.9
The Canadian Authors Association Award is given by the Association for works in the following categories: Fiction, Poetry, Canadian History, and Drama.

The Association also presents awards to show more individuals for Emerging Writer, and for lifetime service to Canadian writing (Allan Sangster Award). show less
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Winner 110

The Clothesline Swing by Ahmad Danny RamadanCanadian Authors Fred Kerner Award2018
The unlit path behind the house by Margo WheatonCanadian Authors Fred Kerner Award2017
The Promise of Canada: 150 Years--People and Ideas That Have Shaped Our Country by Charlotte GrayCanadian History2017
Barrelling Forward: Stories by Eva CrockerEmerging Writer2017
The Naturalist by Alissa YorkFiction2017
The Description of the World by Johanna SkibsrudPoetry2017
Palawan Story by Caroline VuCanadian Authors Fred Kerner Award2016
The Bastard of Fort Stikine: The Hudson's Bay Company and the Murder of John McLoughlin Jr. by Debra KomarCanadian History2016
Sleep by Nino RicciFiction2016
Regeneration Machine by Joe DenhamPoetry2016
The Night Canada Stood Still by Robert WrightCanadaian History2015
For Today I Am a Boy by Kim FuErmerging Writer2015
All My Puny Sorrows by Miriam ToewsFiction2015
Circa Nineteen Hundred and Grief by Tim BowlingPoetry2015
Paradoxides by Don McKayPoetry2015
The Massey Murder: A Maid, Her Master and the Trial that Shocked a Country by Charlotte GrayCanadian History2014
The Orenda by Joseph BoydenFiction2014
children of air india: un/authorized exhibits and interjections (Blewointment Books) by Renée Sarojini SaklikarPoetry2014
A biography of Robert Baldwin : the morning-star of memory by Michael CrossCanadian History2013
The Last Hiccup by Christopher MeadesFiction2013
John A: The Man Who Made Us by Richard J. GwynCanadian History2012
The Patrol: Seven Days in the Life of a Canadian Soldier in Afghanistan by Ryan FlavelleEmerging Writer2012
The Sisters Brothers by Patrick deWittFiction2012
Sunrise in the Eyes of a Snowman by Goran SimicPoetry2012
Polar Imperative: A History of Arctic Sovereignty in North America by Shelagh D. GrantCanadian History2011
The Imperfectionists by Tom RachmanFiction2011
Return from Erebus by Julia McCarthyPoetry2011
Galore by Michael CrummeyCanadian Fiction2010
A History of Canadian Culture by Jonathan VanceCanadian History2010
The Ship of Lost Souls #1 by Rachelle DelaneyEmerging Writer2010
Lord Selkirk : a life by J. M. BumstedCanadian History2009
Ambrosia: About a Culture - An Investigation of Electronica Music and Party Culture by James CumminsEmerging Writer2009
The Origin of Species by Nino RicciFiction2009
Chameleon Hours by Elise PartridgePoetry2009
Three Nights in Havana: Pierre Trudeau, Fidel Castro and the Cold War World by Robert WrightCanadian History2008
The December Man by Colleen MurphyDrama2008
Stormy Weather by Paulette JilesFiction2008
The Mechanical Bird by Asa BoxerPoetry2008
For Honour's Sake: The War of 1812 and the Brokering of an Uneasy Peace by Mark ZuehlkeCanadian History2007
Oxford Roof Climber's Rebellion by Stephen MassicotteDrama2007
Stolen by Annette LaPointeEmerging Writer2007
Dream Wheels by Richard WagameseFiction2007
A Curious Beatitude by Sarah KlassenPoetry2007
The last good war: an illustrated history of Canada in the Second World War, 1939-1945 by J. L. GranatsteinCanadian History2006
Half Life by John MightonDrama2006
Small Arguments by Souvankham ThammavongsaEmerging Writer2006
Three Day Road by Joseph BoydenFiction2006
The Burning Alphabet by Barry DempsterPoetry2006
The Museum Called Canada: 25 Rooms of Wonder by Charlotte GrayCanadian History2005
The Red Priest: (Eight Ways to Say Goodbye) by Mieko OuchiDrama2005
The Memory Artists by Jeffrey MooreFiction2005
Poached Egg on Toast : Short Stories by Frances ItaniJubilee Award2005
Haunted Hills and Hanging Valleys: Selected Poems 1969-2004 by Peter TrowerPoetry2005
Across Time and Tundra: The Inuvialuit of the Western Arctic by Ishmael AlunikCanadian History2004
Hey Nostradamus! by Douglas CouplandFiction2004
Vinyl Cafe Diaries by Stuart McLeanShort Fiction2004
Historical Atlas of Canada by Derek HayesCanadian History2003
Adam Baum and the Jew Movie (Scirocco Drama) by Daniel GoldfarbDrama2003
Family Matters by Rohinton MistryFiction2003
Concrete and Wild Carrot by Margaret AvisonPoetry2003
Fatal Passage: The Story of John Rae, the Arctic Hero Time Forgot by Ken McGooganCanadian History2002
Harps of God by Kent StetsonDrama2002
Happiness™️ by Will FergusonFiction2002
Canadian History for Dummies by Will FergusonCanadian History2001
A Student of Weather by Elizabeth HayFiction2001
Credo (The Hugh Maclennan Poetry Series) by Carmine StarninoPoetry2001
Indian Fall: The Last Great Days of the Plains Cree and the Blackfoot Confederacy by D'Arcy JenishCanadian History2000
Anthem by Helen HumphreysPoetry2000
The Eatons: The Rise and Fall of Canada's Royal Family by Rod McQueenCanadian History1999
The Colony of Unrequited Dreams by Wayne JohnstonFiction1999
Marrying the Sea by Janice Kulyk KeeferPoetry1999
Images of Justice: A Legal History of the Northwest Territories As Traced Through the Yellowknife Courthouse Collection of Inuit Sculpture (Mcgill-Queen's Native and Northern Series) by Dorothy Harley EberCanadian History1998
Landed by Rita DonovanFiction1998
On Glassy Wings by Anne SzumigalskiPoetry1998
An Acre of Time: The Enduring Value of Place by Phil JenkinsCanadian History1997
Fall on Your Knees by Ann-Marie MacDonaldFiction1997
Apostrophes: Woman at a Piano by E. D. BlodgettPoetry1997
Mother Love by Laurali R. WrightFiction1996
Jerusalem Beloved by Di BrandtPoetry1996
Waiting for Time by Bernice MorganFiction1995
Moosewood Sandhills by Tim LilburnPoetry1995
The Robber Bride by Margaret AtwoodFiction1994
George Bowering: Selected Poems 1961-92 by George BoweringPoetry1994
The Innocence of Age by Neil BissoondathFiction1993
Inventing the Hawk by Lorna CrozierPoetry1993
News From A Foreign Country Came by Alberto ManguelFiction1992
Miner's Pond by Anne MichaelsPoetry1992
Evening snow will bring such peace by David Adams RichardsFiction1991
Prelude to the Bacchanal by Richard LemmPoetry1991
Running West by James HoustonFiction1990
The Victory of Geraldine Gull by Clark JoanFiction1989
The Colour of Blood by Brian MooreFiction1988
The Collected Poems of Al Purdy by Al PurdyPoetry1987
What's Bred in the Bone by Robertson DaviesFiction1986
The Glass Air: Poems Selected and New by P. K. PagePoetry1986
Not Wanted on the Voyage by Timothy FindleyFiction1985
Book of Mercy by Leonard CohenPoetry1985
Willie : A Romance: Volume 1 of the King Years (King Years, Vol 1) by Heather RobertsonFiction1984
Birding, Or, Desire by Don McKayPoetry1984
Shoeless Joe by W. P. KinsellaFiction1983
Obasan by Joy KogawaFiction1982
Voices in Time by Hugh MacLennanFiction1981
There's a Trick With a Knife I'm Learning to Do: Poems, 1962-1978 by Michael OndaatjePoetry1980
The Glassy Sea by Marian EngelFiction1979
The Young in One Another's Arms by Jane RuleFiction1978
Smoked glass by Alden NowlanPoetry1978
Small Ceremonies by Carol ShieldsFiction1977
North book by Jim GreenPoetry1976
Lonesome Hero by Fred StensonFiction1975
For and Against the Moon: Blues, Yells, and Chuckles by Tom WaymanPoetry1975

Shortlist 22

One Day in August: The Untold Story Behind Canada's Tragedy at Dieppe by David O'KeefeCanadian History2014
Black Loyalists: Southern Settlers of Nova Scotia's First Free Black Community by Ruth Holmes WhiteheadCanadian History2014
The Dark by Claire MulliganFiction2014
Kicking the Sky by Anthony De SaFiction2014
Her Red Hair Rises with the Wings of Insects by Catherine GrahamPoetry2014
Warlords: Borden;mackenzie King And Canada's World Wars by Tim CookCanadian History2013
Juan de Fuca's Strait: Voyages in the Waterway of Forgotten Dreams by Barry GoughCanadian History2013
Stony River by Tricia DowerFiction2013
The Headmaster's Wager by Vincent LamFiction2013
Monkey Ranch by Julie BruckPoetry2013
Between Dusk and Night by Emily McGiffinPoetry2013
Stories About Storytellers: Publishing Alice Munro, Robertson Davies, Alistair MacLeod, Pierre Trudeau, and Others by Douglas GibsonCanadian History2012
Maple Leaf Empire: Canada, Britain, and Two World Wars by Jonathan F. VanceCanadian History2012
The Reinvention of Love by Helen HumphreysFiction2012
Irma Voth by Miriam ToewsFiction2012
Apostrophes VII: Sleep, You, a Tree by E. D. BlodgettPoetry2012
Sharawadji by Brian HendersonPoetry2012
Defiant Spirits: The Modernist Revolution of the Group of Seven by Ross KingCanadian History2011
Tommy's Team: The People Behind the Douglas Years by Bill WaiserCanadian History2011
Noah's Turn by Ken FinklemanFiction2011
WWW: Watch by Robert J. SawyerFiction2011
Skin like mine by Garry GottfriedsonPoetry2011

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